Recent News & Events

Penny Pancakes - Aurora Colonial Cafe

Come join us Thursday 09/04/2014 and pay just .01 for each pancake when you make a donation to A.D.O.P.T. ... Read More

3rd Annual Furtober Fest!

ADOPT Pet Shelter invites you to join us on 10/5/14 in celebrating Blessed Bonds' 10th Anniversary at the 3rd annual Furtober Fest. All proceeds will benefit local families in crisis and their pets. ... Read More

Naperville Marathon

Running the Naperville Marathon on 11/9/14? Register A.D.O.P.T. as your charity partner! ... Read More

Other Adoption / Viewing Locations

Check our Event Calendar to find a date and place that's right for you. Then, meet and greet at one of these convenient retail locations. ... Read More

Come Paw-Ty With The Animals!

Your child will have an unforgettable birthday experience celebrating their special day with the animals of A.D.O.P.T. ... Read More

DuPage County Pugs - Every 3rd Saturday

DuPage County Pugs group meets at the A.D.O.P.T. Shelter ... Read More

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Wish list
A.D.O.P.T. is in need of the following items:

You can drop them by ADOPT any time, or make arrangements at the following e-mail to coordinate.

Wish List for Dogs



  • Good quality wet and dry dog/puppy food
  • Hot Dogs - Inexpensive kind is fine
  • Frozen Cooked Meatballs
  • String Cheese
  • Hormel Pepperoni Minis
  • Salt Free Broth (Chicken or Beef)
  • Freeze Dried Liver Treats
  • Natural Balance Food Rolls
  • Soft Treats
  • TreatStik Brand treat dispensing toy
  • Galileo Bones
  • Medium and large Nylabones, Nyla Rings, Nyla Dental Chews
  • Large Dog Hard toys
  • Knobby plaque attackers (non-edible please)
  • Sturdy latex squeaky toys
  • KONGS (Black Tough Chewers)
  • Kong Wobblers
  • 6 ft dog leashes, black and red
  • Harness for small dogs (poodle, shihtzu size)

Wish List for Cats

  • URGENTLY NEED - Good quality dry and paté style wet kitten food such as:
    Purina One Kitten, Baby Cat, and IAMS Kitten.
  • Good quality dry and paté style wet cat food such as:
    Authority, Wellness, Royal Canin, Purina One, Kirkland - Chicken.
  • Litter Boxes
  • Scoopable Cat Litter (this one is like gold to us)
  • Ceramic/Metal Bowls
  • Blankets (we love fleece!)
  • Toy wand (stick type playing wand with toy on end)

Cleaning Supplies

  • Dawn Dish Soap
  • Unscented Liquid Laundry Detergent
  • Laundry Bleach
  • Baggies: sandwich and gallon size
  • Garbage bags (13 and 30 gal)
  • 50-gal heavy duty can liners
  • Paper Towels
  • Disposable vinyl gloves (no latex)
  • Spray cleaner (pet safe)
  • Mop heads
  • Trigger spray bottles

Medical Supplies

  • Rubbing alcohol
  • KMR Kitten formula
  • Kitten nursing bottles and nipples
  • Fragrence-free baby wipes
  • Jar baby food – chicken or turkey
  • Distilled water

Office Supplies

  • Copy and fax paper
  • Stamps
  • 50 ft. Garden hoses (resistant to chemicals)
  • Garden hose sprayer head/s
  • Pet friendly winter sidewalk salt (i.e. Snowmelt)
  • 3 x 4-ft. rubber backed mats, indoors and outdoors
  • Pens (Ballpoint or Permanent Marker)
  • Batteries (AAA, C, D and 9 Volt)
  • White Out and/or Liquid Paper

Also, we accept pop cans for recycling.


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